Thomas Charles “Goose” “T.C.” Johnson died December 31, 2017, at Cleveland Nursing & Rehab Center.
Services will be Saturday, January 6, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Old St. Phillip M.B. Church in Cleveland officiated by Reverend Leroy Carter III. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Gardens in Cleveland under the direction Brinson Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Visitation will be Friday, January 5, 2018, 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home.
He was the fifth of seven children born July 17, 1943, in Duncan to the late Lensy and Flora Johnson.
T.C. began his education at Duncan Elementary. In July 1951, the family moved to Chicago and later moved to back to Mississippi. He confessed a hope in Christ at the Rose Hill M.B. Church in Boyle, pastored by Reverend Coleman . He attended East Side High School. He was employed at D&L and Kossman.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Lensy Jr. and Oliver; and two daughters Tina and Tomesia, and son Thomas Jr.
T.C. is survived by four daughters Kathy Moore and Ronda Johnson, both of Cleveland, Tanja Moore of Detroit, MI, and Diana Thomas of Memphis; one brother J.W. Johnson of Chicago; three sisters Ann Booker of Chicago, Earleen Lawrence and Willie Mae Martin, both of Cleveland; 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.